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An individual who is willing to do anything, regardless of how humiliating or demeaning, to achieve notoriety.

More often than not, this involves appearing on multiple reality television shows and/or having "private" sex videos "leaked" to the press.
by c.s. lewis sr. October 22, 2009
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Intelligence agency term for "psychological operation". A government or corporate-sponsored operation, usually taking the form of a "terrorist attack" or "crazed gunman on a spree", with the intent of panicking the public into demanding more police and laws inhibiting freedom. Psyops are usually carried out by drugging a civilian or group of civilians with aggression-promoting drugs, psyching them up, arming them, and sending them out to commit mayhem. Government-sponsored terrorism. See also blackshirts, conspiracy
Person A: Man, that nutcase Martin Bryant guy shot 35 people in Tasmania!

Person B: No, he wasn't a nutcase, that was just a psyop so the government could have an excuse to ban guns.
by Mystikan April 11, 2006
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someone who uses Twitter as form of self-service or gain followers through spamming too much hashtags; often spams the Twitter trend-lists as much as they can to gain followers for useless/senseless reason.
"Follow back <insert famewhore-related hashtag here>! Tweet 20x for a follow!"
"TWEETING, FOLLOWING AND DM'ING RIGHT NOW, Keep Tweeting <insert famewhore-related hashtag here> :) RT!"
by Anti_famewhore #26 May 27, 2013
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A person that prostitutes himself or herself on a media outlet, preferably a reality TV show (i.e. Joe Millionaire), in the hopes of sustaining an ample amount of their 15 minutes.
Why does American Idol attract the biggest famewhores?
by C & B February 10, 2004
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Someone who craves the spotlight. Usually this person has no talent to begin with. which makes it all the more horrid.
John: Hi
Amy: Hi, want an autograph?
John: Why would I want your autograph?
Amy: Because everyone loves me and would die for an autograph from me!
John: No. Get the fuck away. Fame Whore.
by Awesomefaic July 11, 2010
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A female who would do just about anything to come to limelight. Such an individual is ready to stoop to any level for fame and attention
Debrahlee Lorenzana is the paradigm of a perfect fame whore.
by Krishhhhhhh July 06, 2010
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